Some important steps

Feast of the Glorious Cross on September 14, 2023, see "Pilgrimages" page

Pilgrimage of March 28, 2023

Since April 2022, the site is permanently open for prayer, but following the request of the Curé of Dozulé, on April 19 the reception chalet was demolished by the deacon Laurent and 2 helpers, in the presence of the Curé and on April 23 the prayer chalet was dismantled to avoid its demolition

Daily prayer takes place at the foot of the Cross, in all weathers, at 2.30 pm and 2 pm on the first Friday of the month.

Pilgrimage on the 28th of March

On March 28, 2022, the Pilgrimage of the 50th anniversary of the apparition of the Glorious Cross at the "Haute Butte" of Dozulé took place. Despite the closure of the Church of Dozulé, many pilgrims went to the "Haute Butte".

2021 - Bishop Jacques Habert of the Diocese of Bayeux-Lisieux took up his post on Sunday 10 January 2021 during an installation Mass in Bayeux Cathedral.
On Tuesday 10 November 2020, Pope Francis appointed Mgr Jacques Habert as Bishop of the Diocese of Bayeux-Lisieux.
Aged 60, Mgr Habert was until then in charge of the diocese of Séez in the Orne.

2019 - parish information: Our parish Sainte Trinité des Monts de Dozulé, welcomed in October its new parish priest Father Jérôme ROGER. "Mgr Boulanger, Bishop of Calvados, Bayeux-Lisieux diocese, installs Father Jérôme Roger, parish priest of the parishes of Notre-Dame-des-Fleurs, Sainte-Trinité-des-Monts and Saint-Sauveur-de-la-Mer during the mass of Sunday the13th of October 2019" (DiaryOuest France local infol.


Year 2020

Covid 19 Since June 2, 2020, the Glorious Croce site has been open at the usual times, but with restrictions linked to the respect of governmental sanitary rules(respect of distances, wearing of masks advised in groups...).

The Pilgrimage of the 28th and the 29th of March 2020, did not take place, but over a hundred known people from across the country were able to pray at 3pm in association with M.H., who represented us at the Butte. The site was closed during the spring lockdown and reopened in May 2020, so the pilgrimage on the 28th of March could not take place. The pilgrimage on the 14th of September, Feast of the Glorious Cross, took place and the one on the 22th of November, Feast of Christ the King, did not take place due to the confinement. (see pilgrimages tab)

Year 2019

The Upper Hill site is now owned by the Diocesan Association of Bayeux Lisieux.

Year 2016

January 2016 Death of Madeleine Aumont

Year 2013

Appearance of the face of the Holy Face on the Cross

Year 2011

2011 Mission given to a parishioner to welcome pilgrims to the Upper Hill.

Year 2010

Death of Mrs Avoyne

1993 Creation of an Association by Mrs Avoyne to ensure the dissemination of the message and the maintenance of the site to welcome pilgrims.

1981 Mr. and Mrs. Avoyne ensure from Pentecost the daily prayer on the Haute Butte, with the permanent help of some people who will ensure this prayer following the Avoyne couple.